Who We Are

The Links, Incorporated is an international, not-for-profit corporation, established in 1946. The membership consists of nearly 16,000 professional women of color in 288 chapters located in 41 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, and the United Kingdom. It is one of the nation’s oldest and largest volunteer service organizations of extraordinary women who are committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry. The Links Foundation, Incorporated, the philanthropic arm of The Links, Incorporated, has made more than $25 million in charitable contributions since its founding in 1979.


What We Do

Our programs and facets are important to us and our service to the community and people
of color. We strive to facilitate the advancement of society and civilation with the skills and tools necessary to thrive and survive. Check out our program offerings...




The National Programs include these five facets:

  • National Trends and Services
  • The Arts
  • Services to Youth
  • International Trends and Services
  • Health and Human Services.



Eastern Area

The Eastern Area of the Links, Inc. consists of 78 Chapters, including London, England. Our focus is to support our chapters in executing the national facet initiatives.



PRC has three major programs servicing Upper Montgomery County:

  • GEMS
  • LEADS for Life
  • Scholarship Program


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